Over P3.7 million worth of shabu were confiscated while two high value drug personalities arrested in separate Luzon-wide drug sting operations, PNP Officer-In-Charge PLTGEN Vicente D. Danao Jr. announced on Saturday.

In Southern Luzon, joint operatives of PDEA Sorsogon PO, PDEA Camarines Sur PO, PDEA Masbate PO, Camaligan MPS, and Camarines Sur PIU successfully arrested Alex Camba GAROL, 47, in a drug buy-bust operation on June 2, 2022, 5:45 AM, in Zone 6, Dugcal, Camaligan, Camarines Sur.

Confiscated from Garol are more or less 505 grams of suspected shabu with an estimated SDP value of Php3,434,000.00, one unit android cellphone, one unit cal.22 Black Widow revolver loaded with five live ammos, and the buy-bust money.

The suspect and pieces of evidence are now under the custody of PDEA Camarines Sur PO for documentation and proper disposition.

Meanwhile, in Central Luzon, combined forces of PS1 SDEU and CIU, Angeles CPO arrested a high value drug personality identified as Norainah Mamailao SAROSONG a.k.a. “Aina”, 25-yo, during a drug buy-bust operation on June 3, 2022, 11:10 PM, along McArthur Highway, Brgy. Pulungbulu, Angeles City, Pampanga.

Confiscated from Sarosong were three sachets containing suspected shabu weighing more or less 50 grams with an estimated standard drug price of Php340,000.00, buy-bust money and one wallet.

The two drug suspects will be facing charges for violation of RA 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

“I commend our Luzon PDEA and PNP operatives for their unrelenting efforts to support the government’s fight against illegal drugs. Let us carry on in ensuring holistic and whole-of-a nation approach towards eradicating and defeating the growing complexity and threat of this social menace and criminal elements,” PLTGen Danao said.